Mass of Thanksgiving

Mass of Thanksgiving

As we joined together on Wednesday to celebrate our Mass of Thanksgiving and End of Year, we follow our tradition of our candle ceremony especially acknowledging our Yr 13 students as their journey concludes in the college. This is a significant time for the students...
Netball – Covid Cup

Netball – Covid Cup

We’ve experienced a very different year this year due to Covid 19. Many sports were cut short or not played. I’ve been playing volleyball and netball for four years now and this year has definitely been different and difficult. We were only able to play half a season...
Year 12 Journey

Year 12 Journey

This year due to COVID-19 the year 12 Journey took on a slightly different flavour but it’s heart and purpose remained true. Students had a full day at Whenua Iti Outdoors drawing on their expert knowledge along with our own staff to explore through an outdoors...
Tracy Stock – Leaving

Tracy Stock – Leaving

We farewell our Deputy Principal Mr Tracy Stock this week after 18 years of outstanding dedicated service to Garin College, Tracy was an inaugural staff member when Garin opened its doors in 2002. Teaching Physical Education Tracy is well recognised by colleagues,...
Sport Awards 2020

Sport Awards 2020

This week we celebrated our annual Sports Awards Evening. Unfortunately due to Covid-19 Alert Level 2 we were unable to have our parents and outside coaches and managers present. Despite this significant change to the awards evening, I have been absolutely impressed...

Last week Week 7 Term 3Garin College students participated in two Tasman Secondary School events that were originally scheduled to be held in Term 2. Five students attended the TSS Badminton Championships, which were held at Motueka Recreation Centre last Tuesday. Our...